Acemannan, commercially known as Carrisyn, is the storage polysaccharide located within the protoplast of the parenchymatous cells of plants belonging to the aloe genus. Acemannan is a polymer which is considered to be responsible for the large amount of water (approximately 99%) that can be reta
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The Aronia Berry (also known as the Chokeberry) is known for its dense content of polyphenols, especially anthocyanins. The total polyphenol and proanthocyanidin content are among the highest measured in plants to date.
Aronia Berries contain a high concentration of phenolic compounds (anthocyanins
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Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness. Although native to South‐East Asia, 80% of bergamot is produced in Calabria, southern Italy, where it grows extensively. Bergamot is known to have a hig
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Chinese skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis) also known as Baikal skullcap, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family.
* Flavons (a type of flavonoid) * Baicalein is one of Chinese skullcap's active ingredients.
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Cumin (Cuminum cyminum) is a flowering plant in the parsley family which produces a fruit that contains aromatic seeds which are dried and used as a spice, they are usually ground into a powder and used in curry.
* Chemopreventive: C. cym
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Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum)
Silymarin (extract of the milk thistle seeds) strongly prevents both photocarcinogenesis and skin tumor promotion.
Zinc-treated fibroblasts were more resistant to UVR
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Oleocanthal is a phenylethanoid, or a type of natural phenolic compound found in extra-virgin olive oil.
* Antiinflammatory: The anti-inflammatory activity of oleocanthal was initially investigated in relation to ibuprofen because these two compounds share similar chemical st
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Pectin is plant based, and consists of a complex set of polysaccharides. The amount, structure and chemical composition of pectin differs among plants, within a plant over time, and in various parts of a plant.
* Antiproliferative * Citrus Pectin fragments such as, rhamnogalactu
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Piperine is an alkaloid that can be extracted from black pepper.
Piperine protects cells against harmful agents.
Piperine demonstrates a chemoprotective effect by modulating lipid peroxidation and augmenting antioxidant defense system.
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Rye (Secale cereale) is a grass grown extensively as a cereal grain. It is a member of the wheat tribe (Triticeae) and is closely related to barley (genus Hordeum) and wheat (Triticum). Rye grain is used for flour, bread, beer, crisp bread, some whiskeys, some vodkas, and animal fodder. It can also
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Sage (Salvia officinalis L.)
The leaves contain:
* Caffeic acid
* Carnosic acid
* Chlorogenic acid
* Fumaric acid
* Rosmarinic acid
* Ursolic acid
* Ursonic acid
The essential oil contains:
* Anti-diabetic: Impr
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